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    Jan-Jun mobile subscriber growth slows

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:23pm on July 15, 2018

    The growth of active mobile phone subscribers slowed in the first half (January-June) of this year compared with that in the same period of last year....

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    MNP likely to cost mobile cos Tk 150-170 for each customer

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 10:22pm on July 15, 2018

    Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission has endorsed an Infozillion BD-Teletech Consortium proposal to charge mobile phone operators along with taking fees from customers for mobile network portability service....

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    62 cos receive Nat’l Export Trophy

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:38pm on July 15, 2018

    Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed on Sunday said the interests of exporters and traders will be protected in the upcoming Import and Export Policy to ensure...

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    Muslim Chowdhury new CAG

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 05:27pm on July 15, 2018

    President Abdul Hamid on Sunday appointed the secretary of finance division at finance ministry Mohammad Muslim Chowdhury as...

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    Bangladesh soya bean refiners see opportunity in US-China trade war

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:09am on July 15, 2018

    Country’s soya bean oil refiners said that the trade war between the United States and China could bring opportunity for Bangladesh to import low cost soya bean from the US as the price of the item has started to fall after China imposed tariffs on $34 billion worth of US products, including soya beans and cotton, on July 6....

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    Stocks dip for 3rd week as banks sink

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:09am on July 15, 2018

    Dhaka stocks inched down in the past week, stretching losses for the third week, as gain in prices of most of the scrips was outmuscled by fall in some large capitalised scrips like banks amid worries over the financial market....

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    DoL begins journey as govt defines jurisdiction, responsibility

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 03:08am on July 15, 2018

    Recently upgraded Department of Labour has started its operation as a department after the government defined its jurisdiction and responsibility through a gazette notification issued on July 9....

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    Govt taskforce on illegal foreign workers in Bangladesh makes little headway

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 02:58am on July 15, 2018

    A government taskforce on prevention of tax evasion by illegal foreign workers has seen little success in over two years of its operation....

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    Nothing to be worried about nuclear power plant security, says PM   

    United News of Bangladesh . Rooppur | Updated at 12:05am on July 15, 2018

    Taking a swipe at those creating unnecessary tension about the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said that there is nothing to be worried about it as modern technology is being used to ensure its safety....

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    BSEC to replace OTC with ATB

    Mostafizur Rahman | Updated at 12:05am on July 14, 2018

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission is going to replace over-the-counter market with alternative trading board where the shares of companies delisted from the stock exchanges’ main board and any public limited companies of any size would be traded....